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cacogenics

[kak-uh-jen-iks] /ˌkæk əˈdʒɛn ɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; caco- + (eu)genics
Related forms
cacogenic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for cacogenic

cacogenics

/ˌkækəʊˈdʒɛnɪks/
noun
1.
another name for dysgenics
Derived Forms
cacogenic, adjective
Word Origin
C20: from caco- + eugenics
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